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William Jones

William Jones, one of 200 convicts transported on the John, 26 January 1832

Name, Aliases & Gender

Name: William Jones
Aliases: Williams (alias)
Gender: m

Birth, Occupation & Death

Date of Birth: 1808
Occupation: Labourer
Date of Death: -
Age: -

Life Span

Life span

Male median life span was 57 years*

* Median life span based on contributions

Conviction & Transportation

Sentence Severity

Sentence Severity

Sentenced to 7 years

Crime: Stealing
Convicted at: Denbigh Quarter Sessions
Sentence term: 7 years
Ship: John
Departure date: 26th January, 1832
Arrival date: 8th June, 1832
Place of arrival New South Wales
Passenger manifest Travelled with 199 other convicts


Primary source: Australian Joint Copying Project. Microfilm Roll 89, Class and Piece Number HO11/8, Page Number 254
Source description: This record is one of the entries in the British convict transportation registers 1787-1867 database compiled by State Library of Queensland from British Home Office (HO) records which are available on microfilm as part of the Australian Joint Copying Project.

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Community Contributions

D Wong on 27th March, 2013 wrote:

William Jones was 23 years old when transported for “Stealing Clothes”.

29/8/1832: Labourer - Assigned to Henry Dumaresq, St. Hilliers.
1836: TOL Hunter River
1837: Assigned to Col. Dumaresq

22/7/1839: COF

Convict Changes History

D Wong on 27th March, 2013 made the following changes:

alias1 Williams (alias) (prev. Williams (Alias)), date of birth 1808, gender, occupation, crime

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